Employment

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

 

Chico Natural Foods Cooperative is a growing, dynamic, and diverse retail grocery that provides accessible natural and organic food to our community, knowledge and education to our customers, training to all our employees, and we embody leadership development within the business and throughout our community.

CNFC builds healthy communities. The people who choose to work at the Co-op constitute a vital community; one without which the Co-op would not remain operational. It is important to invest in the people who work here to keep that community thriving and financially healthy, through benefits and discounts, and by creating a generous yet accountable culture.

We strive to be one of the best places to work in Chico!  It is our goal to pay more than minimum wage for our entry level wage, making the Co-op a financially attractive place to work. Our entry level positions will start at a minimum of $12.60 per hour (Chico's Living Wage based on FT status) after successful completion of our 3-month introductory period.



FLOOR CLERK

Closes: Open immediately until filled

Summary of Responsibilities: Floor Clerks provide exceptional and enthusiastic service during all activities including, but not limited to, register transactions, addressing customer questions, promoting store programs and events, processing ownership applications, answering phones, store conditioning, assisting new hire training, providing peer-coaching and feedback, supporting other departments and other tasks as assigned by the Floor Manager.

This is a part-time hourly position, approximately 12-24 hours per week, generally weekdays and may look for a degree of flexibility to include morning, mid-day, or closing shifts. This position generally starts our introductory rate of $12.35 per hour.

Benefits include store discounts and the EAP program at hire and, upon successful completion of an introductory period, benefits will include paid sick leave and vacation. For more information, see the Floor Clerk Job Description.

You may apply for this position by one of three ways. You may fill out the our Application and drop off at the register in our store at 818 Main St., send it to the store via mail - please mark CNFC/JOB POSTING, or send via email. If you email, please send either a scanned copy, a .pdf file, or a Word document. Please send your application to humanresources@chiconaturalfoods.coop

Please no phone calls. Those who appear to be a possible fit (according to experience, skills, availability, etc.) are called for a phone interview. 


HOW TO APPLY

When there is an open position , submit a completed application and submit by: mail to CNFC, 818 Main St., Chico, CA 95928; via email by attaching the application file to humanresources@chiconaturalfoods.coop; or drop off at the store.

Those who appear to be the best fit (according to experience, skills, availability, etc.) may be called for a phone interview. Then those who appear to be a best fit after the phone interviews will be called to come in for a face-to-face interview.  If you are selected for the position, you will be asked to complete an authorization form for reference check, which is a requirement of employment and considered part of the application process.

If you would like to check in on your application, you may come by the store and fill out a check-in slip or email your check-in, letting us know you are still available and interested. Due to the high volume of applications for each open position, we do not accept follow up phone calls or respond to follow up emails. Applications are accepted for active job openings only.